West Virginia Pioneers

Robert Elsworth Abbott

Male 1929 - 2012  (82 years)


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  • Name Robert Elsworth Abbott 
    Born 28 Apr 1929  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Mar 2012  Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Clendenin, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Robert "Tweety" Elsworth Abbott 82 of Canton, Ohio passed away Wednesday March 14, 2012 at Aultman Hospital Canton, OH after a short illness.

      He was the son of the late Willie Abbott and Edith Ashley Abbott. He was also preceded in death by his sisters, Ova Swiney, Elizabeth Bierwirth, Nora Abbott, Juanita Abbott and Opal Abbott; brothers, Opie, Leslie, Richard, Clyde, Volley and Roy Abbott.

      Tweety was retired from Republic steel in Canton, OH and was a Korean Conflict Army Veteran.

      He is survived by: sons, Eddie of Charleston, WV and Bobby of Akron, Ohio; sisters, Pauline Parker, Irene Brisendine and Imogene Sloan all of Clendenin, WV; several grandchildren.

      Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday March 18, 2012 at Matics Funeral Home Clendenin with Pastor Ronald Swiney officiating. Burial will be in Payne Cemetery Clendenin. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
    Person ID I54806  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2014 

    Father Willie Hezza Abbott,   b. 19 Feb 1878, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1943, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Edith Cora Ashley,   b. 11 Mar 1894, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1965, Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1914  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • 1920 Geary, Roane, WV # 199-200
      Abbott, William H 42
      Edith C 25
      Opie L son 5
      Ovie L dau 4
      Leslie H son 1.6

      1930 Geary, Roane, WV # 269-272
      Abbott, William H 51 m age 26 WV VA WV
      Edith 36 m age 20 WVWVWV
      Roy W son 22
      Opie L son 15
      Ovie L da 13
      Howard L son 10
      Joseph R son 9
      Clyde F son 6
      Elizabeth S da 4
      Robert E son 11/12
      Ashley, Elizabeth mil 52 m age 18
      Carpenter, Herby neph 20 s
      Carter, Virginia niece 8

      1940 Geary, Roane, WV
      all born WV, 1935: all lived same house
      Abbott, Willie H 62
      Edith C 46
      Opie L son 14 s
      Lesley H son 21 s
      Richard J son 19 s
      Clyde F son 17
      Elizabeth S da 14
      Robert E son 11
      Emoige W da 7
      Pauline da 5
      Irene da 5

      Roane Co births show Willie H born to WH & Edith with no date - between births in 1923-1927
      Findagrave lists daughters Nora and Opal
    Family ID F14966  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Apr 1929 - Roane County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Mar 2012 - Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Clendenin, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S41] Birth Records, Roane Co, WV.

    2. [S898] Gravestone or Memorial posted on Findagrave.com.

    3. [S15] Marriage Records, Roane Co, WV.